Number 12 Southeastern Community College lost 91-78 at Williston State College in the District 11 mens junior college championship game Wednesday night. Now 27 and 5, the Blackhawks join 26 and 6 Indian Hills on the list of teams hoping for an at large invitation to the NJCAA Division One national tournament at Hutchinson, Kansas. The field of 24 will be announced at 11:30 Monday morning, March 11th. With the win, the 22 and 10 Tetons automatically get a spot in the national competition.
SCC had an 8 point lead during the first half but fell behind 38-36 at the break. Williston State went ahead 73-57 with less than 9 minutes left and kept the advantage above 10 points the rest of the way.